Wet Weather Days Out


Disabled Access Symbol Eden Project - St Austell - Tel: 01726 811911

An exhausted, worked out china clay pit turned into a stunning lost world. A living theatre of plants, people and a botanical garden, and like any theatre what happens on its stage is constantly changing. Come in winter and it will be different from the summer, in autumn different from the spring. A world-class visitor attraction that you’d be mad to leave Cornwall without seeing.

Carnglaze Caverns - Liskeard - Tel: 01579 320251

Carnglaze consists of three underground caverns set in 6.5 acres of wooded hillside of the Loveny Valley at St Neot nr. Liskeard. In 2001 the first of the three caverns was converted into an auditorium, the slate walls and roof form a stunning backdrop for performances. Due to the height and shape of the cavern, the acoustics are outstanding and a variety of concerts and events take place throughout the year.

Disabled Access Symbol Cotehele - St Dominic - Tel: 01579 351346

Medieval / Tudor house, formal and informal gardens. Water mill, workshops, quay, gallery, national maritime museum, restored sailing barge – Shamrock.

Disabled Access Symbol Mount Edgecumbe - Cremyll - Tel: 01752 822236

House, Earls Garden, formal gardens, parkland, national Camellia collections, deer park, woodland and coastal walks.

Disabled Access Symbol Goonhilly - Helston - Tel: 0800 679593

Future World is an exciting interactive exhibition, travel through time from the inventions of Leonardo da Vinci to the Apple i phone, meet a real robot that you control – make it laugh, sing talk and even tell jokes. Explore a massive satellite dish up close, interactive visitors centre, FREE Xbox play zone and licensed café.

Jamaica Inn - Bolventor - Tel: 01566 86250

Built in 1750 Jamaica Inn was a remote and isolated coaching inn, which may have got it's name because of it's considerable trade in rum, and was immortalised in Daphne du Maurier's novel of the same name. You can relive the smugglers experience with one of the finest and most extensive collections of smuggling artefacts in the UK.

Disabled Access Symbol Plymouth Aquarium - Plymouth - Tel: 01752 600301

The National Marine Aquarium was the first aquarium in the United Kingdom to be set up solely for the purpose of education, conservation and research. It remains Britain's foremost aquarium and in the six years it has been open it has attracted over two million visitors.

Drake Circus - Plymouth - Tel: 01752 600301

If you really want to look your best, your first stop should be Drake Circus. There are fantastic looks for everyone – women, men and children – among their many fashion stores, and with other superb shops, cafes and restaurants, they’ve got the perfect recipe for a great day’s shopping.

Disabled Access Symbol Trethorne Leisure - Launceston - Tel: 01566 86324

Trethorne is the ideal choice for excellent home cooked food, fun and entertainment for adults and children, and all on one site! Trethorne has something for everyone, whatever the weather.

Disabled Access Symbol Endsleigh Garden & Leisure - Plymouth
Tel: 01752 898989

Renowned for its passion for plants which is reflected in the colourful and inspirational displays. The amazing variety of products and bright, airy undercover shopping guarantees you and your family an enjoyable experience whatever the weather.

Disabled Access Symbol Cornwall's Crealy - Wadebridge - Tel: 01841 540276

NEW for 2008! Visit Cornwall’s Crealy to see the real Beast! At 15 metres tall and frighteningly fast, The Beast towers high in the sky, looming above those too scared to ride!

Are you brave enough for the terrifying Beast? Consider your fate as you slowly climb high up in the sky. Before you can shout ‘Don’t look down!’…WHOOSH! Your heart shoots into your throat as you drop screaming to the ground!

Dairyland Farm World - Newquay - Tel: 01872 510349

An award winning day out rain or shine. Daily events include Pony & Hayrides, Pat-a-pet & Hands-on milking. Heritage museum, alternative energy displays, ball pool, Astra slides etc.

Lands End - Lands End - Tel: 0871 7200044

A place of legend with 5 superb attractions bringing you ancient tales of heroism, skulduggery and adventure. New exhibitions include “Doctor Who Up Close” a must for any lover of Doctor Who and “COAST” an exciting exhibition based on the popular TV programme, bringing to life features and facts in an interactive and audio visual exploration of Britain’s coastline.

Flambards - Helston - Tel: 01326 573404

Established over 30 years ago as the Cornwall Aircraft Park, the Flambards Experience is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Cornwall. Not only does the Theme Park host the best thrill rides in Cornwall, but also the Flambards Victorian Village, Britain in the Blitz and Memory Lane exhibitions as indoor visitor attractions.

The Flambards Experience appeal is its huge variety. There is so much to do and see for kids of all ages, where the whole family can have a great day out, whatever the weather. So explore the site and see what The Flambards Experience has to offer, come rain or come shine, it just keeps getting better.

Disabled Access Symbol China Clay Park - St Austell - Tel: 01726 850362

See a working Victorian clay works, go on the challenge assault course, explore the nature trail with quizzes, indoor interactive displays & see monstrous trucks at work.

Disability Info.
Due to historic nature of the site access to some parts of the site is limited. The new interactive gallery, shop and cafe are fully accessible and every effort has been made to make as many areas of the wider site as accessible as possible.

Visitors with enquiries concerning accessibility issues are strongly encouraged to ring the country park on 01726 850362 to discuss their needs with our staff.

Shipwreck & Heritage Centre - Charlestown
Tel: 01726 69897

The largest exhibition of artefacts recovered by divers from over 150 shipwrecks including weapons and treasures. A fascinating selection of memorabilia from the finest Ocean Liners of the sea including R.M.S. Titanic. Climb onboard a real lifeboat and experience hands on rescue equipment.

Disabled Access Symbol Paradise Park - Hayle - Tel: 01736 751020

Award-wining wildlife sanctuary with jungle barn play centre. Tropical birds in large aviaries, Fun Farm, Victorian walled garden & “Gazebo Garden”, home of the World Parrot Trust, Café, shop & plant shop.